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Two arrested for armed robbery on College Hill

Chad Sokol | Evergreen reporter

November 5, 2013


Filed under Crime

Two men robbed a woman at gunpoint Monday morning at her home in the 800 block of Northeast Michigan Street, according to a report by the Pullman Police Department.Police arrested two male suspects, Daraaraa Waqo, 22, and a 17-year-old, less than two hours later in the parking lot of the Walmart at 1690...

Car break-ins thought to be connected

Chad Sokol | Evergreen reporter

November 1, 2013


Filed under Crime

Pullman police responded to seven vehicle prowls Tuesday night and Wednesday morning near Reaney Park.One party reported someone had smashed his car window. Another reported someone had rummaged through a car. Another reported someone had entered her vehicle and scattered all the belongings inside....

Judge rules in the Appleton rape case

Chad Sokol | Evergreen reporter

November 1, 2013


Filed under Crime

Former WSU professor Andrew Appleton received a prison sentence Monday after he had sexual relations with a teenage relative for more than a year.Appleton, 52, a Moscow resident, is expected to spend between one and five years in prison.The relative who accused him of sexual assault, an 18-year-old girl...

Police search for parking vandals

Police search for parking vandals

From Staff Reports

October 23, 2013


Filed under Crime

WSU Police are searching for two suspects who tried to break into the Transportation Services building Oct. 12.Officer Jeff Olmstead with the WSU Police Department said the suspects, two adult white males, entered the alleyway between Valhalla Bar and Grill and the transportation building just off Col...

Armed robbery suspects still at large

From Staff Reports

October 21, 2013


Filed under Crime

The suspects in an armed robbery that took place at Moscow residence on Thursday are still at large, according to a report by Moscow Police Lt. Dave Lehmitz.Police responded at approximately 2 a.m. Thursday to a report that two men wielding a baseball bat robbed a residence on East 6th Street in Moscow.L...

One killed, one injured in car crash out of Colfax

Chad Sokol | The Daily Evergreen

October 15, 2013


Filed under Crime

One of two 19-year-olds died in a single-vehicle accident Sunday in the outskirts of Colfax, Wash.The Whitman County Sheriff's Office reported Taylor J. Martin, of Lacrosse, Wash., lost control of a 1988 GMC Suburban, veering off the road and onto a steep hill. The vehicle rolled several times, kil...

Man injured in weekend assault

Chad Sokol | The Daily Evergreen

October 15, 2013


Filed under Crime

A man received multiple kicks and punches from an unknown attacker early Saturday morning on Northeast B Street, according to the Pullman Police Department.Pullman Sgt. Dan Hargraves said the man sustained minor injuries.“It looks like his eye is swollen,” Hargraves said while reviewing a photo of...

Man arrested for taxi-cab assault

Chad Sokol | The Daily Evergreen

October 15, 2013


Filed under Crime

A female taxi driver alerted police Sunday about a male passenger who had repeatedly assaulted her.The man, Vernis Ziegelmann, 37, of Toledo, Wash., ignored the woman's request not to be touched, said Assistant Chief Steve Hansen of the WSU Police Department.“He was touching her arm, her legs – even af...

Details of Saturday assault near Adams Mall remain unclear

Chad Sokol, Evergreen reporter

October 9, 2013


Filed under Crime

Police are investigating an assault that took place Saturday morning, near Adams Mall on College Hill.The victim, a 21-year-old male WSU student, was admitted to Pullman Regional Hospital shortly after the incident. According to police reports, he said he had been dancing inside Stubblefields when an...

Alleged assault near Stubblefields Saturday

From Staff Reports

October 7, 2013


Filed under Crime

Police responded to a report at Pullman Regional Hospital early Saturday morning about a man who claimed he had been assaulted outside Stubblefield's bar on College Hill.Pullman Police Sgt. Dan Dornes said the 21-year-old WSU student was intoxicated and possibly suffered from a broken jaw.Dornes said ...

Police locate two missing persons

Chad Sokol Evergreen reporter

October 4, 2013


Filed under Crime, News

Police have located a woman and her 10-month-old daughter reported missing Wednesday, Oct. 3.The woman, Marjorie Bognar, left with her daughter, Evangeline, to pick up her son from a bus stop, but then left for Spokane.Pullman Police Detective Scott Kirk said Marjorie was located in Spokane, where she ...

Moscow police arrest two suspects

Chad Sokol Evergreen reporter

October 4, 2013


Filed under Crime

Police arrested two men suspected in the armed robbery of Stinker Station on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, in Moscow, Idaho.Moscow Police Chief David Duke said his department received a phone call Tuesday night from acquaintances of the suspects who had seen security camera images of the robbery.The caller...

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